Nixon Elected As KRock/Syracuse-Utica's New PD
September 17, 2008 at 8:43 AM (PT)
GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS Alternative WKRL (100.9 KROCK)/SYRACUSE & WKLL (94.9 KROCK)/UTICA, NY announces NIXON as its new PD. He replaces TY, who had been interim PD before moving on to CLEAR CHANNEL's new Alternative station WCHH (CHANNEL 104.3)/BALTIMORE as APD.
NIXON will move from APD/MD/afternoons at CITADEL Active Rock WQXA (105.7 THE X)/HARRISBURG at the end of this week. His first day at WKRL and WKLL will be next MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 22nd.
GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS VP/Programming MIMI GRISWOLD said, "We interviewed several talented candidates for this high-profile position over the last few weeks. NIXON’s experience and vision as PD will lead K-ROCK to even greater success."
"It gladdens my heart to know that the beatings of WAQX will continue," added GALAXY CEO ED LEVINE.
NIXON told ALL ACCESS, "I am looking forward to finding out how I look in orange, eating Dinosaur BBQ daily, and keeping KROCK atop the ROCK in SYRACUSE and UTICA!"